Murat Kuşcu is an Assistant Professor at the Department of Electrical and Electronics Engineering, Koç University, Turkey. He obtained the BSc degree from Middle East Technical University, Turkey, and the MSc degree from Koç University, both in electrical and electronics engineering. He received his PhD degrees in engineering from University of Cambridge, UK, in 2020, and in electrical and electronics engineering from Koç University, Turkey, in 2017.

His current research interests include the Internet of Bio-Nano Things, bio/chemical information and communication technologies, graphene and related two-dimensional nanomaterials, biosensors, bio-cyber interfaces, and microfluidic sensors. He has received the University of Cambridge CAPE Acorn Post-graduate Research Award 2019, IEEE Turkey Ph.D. Thesis Award 2018, and Koç University Post-graduate Academic Excellence Award 2018.


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  • Kuscu, O. B. Akan, “Channel Sensing in Molecular Communications with Single Type of Ligand Receptors,” IEEE Transactions on Communications, vol. 67, no. 10, pp. 6868-6884, October 2019.
  • Kuscu, E. Dinc, B. A. Bilgin, H. Ramezani, O. B. Akan, “Transmitter and Receiver Architectures for Molecular Communications: A Survey on Physical Design with Modulation, Coding and Detection Techniques,” Proceedings of the IEEE, vol. 107, no. 7, pp. 1302-1341, July 2019.
  • Kuscu, O. B. Akan, “Modeling Convection-Diffusion-Reaction Systems for Microfluidic Molecular Communications with Surface-based Receivers in Internet of Bio-Nano Things,” PLOS One, vol. 13, no. 2, p. e0192202, February 2018.
  • B. Akan, H. Ramezani, T. Khan, N. A. Abbasi, M. Kuscu, “Fundamentals of Molecular Information and Communication Science,” Proceedings of the IEEE, vol. 105, no. 2, pp. 306-318, February 2017.Kuscu, O. B. Akan, “On the Physical Design of Molecular Communication Receiver Based on Nanoscale Biosensors,”IEEE Sensors Journal, vol. 16, no. 8, pp. 2228-2243, April 2016.